Articles in Category: 'medical marijuana'

By: Roger Stone | Posted: March 14, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Florida Republicans must come to grips with a bill introduced by Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Shalimar, and Rep. Katie Edwards, D-Plantation, to legalize a strain of marijuana effective in helping children with certain conditions as well as a constitutional amendment placed on the ballot by Orlando lawyer John Morgan to legalize medicinal marijuana as prescribed by a doctor. Republicans should support both.

 
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By: Kevin Sabet | Posted: March 8, 2014 3:55 AM
 

I very much appreciate you reaching out. To answer the subject of your letter, I hope to be a dad soon. I am the cousin of a child suffering from multiple disorders including seizures. I am also the grandson of multiple grandparents who have died of cancer.

 
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By: Seth Hyman | Posted: March 7, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Are you a father, Mr. Sabet? I suspect not, because if you had a child like my little girl Becca, you would understand the gut-wrenching suffering she experiences every day. It is the most painful experience a parent can endure -- and it's why I'm fighting for medical marijuana reform in Florida.

 
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By: Rep. Dennis Baxley | Posted: February 12, 2014 3:55 AM
 

Throughout the nation, and currently in Florida, we are confronting a nexus of issues that swirl around the public policy regarding substances that are illegal that may have medical benefit.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: February 3, 2014 1:00 PM
 

UPDATED: It's OK not to like the constitutional amendment on medical marijuana. Lots of us don't. Never mind how the words on the ballot read, its language is fraught with unresolved issues.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: February 1, 2014 3:55 AM
 

John Morgan still insists his medical marijuana motives are strictly personal and born of compassion.

 
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By: Roger Stone | Posted: January 29, 2014 3:55 AM
 

While the Florida Supreme Court voted 4-3 to place a medical marijuana constitutional amendment on the November ballot, the political impact of this decision and future treatment of marijuana in Florida are anything but clear.

 
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